Tetiana Dupliak, Director of the European Education Center, Associate Professor of the Tourism and Recreation Department had been visiting University Paris-Est Créteil (Paris, France) under the framework of the program of European Union Erasmus+ «Learning Mobility» from 11 till 15 February, 2019.
The aim of the visit was participation in the International week events’ program. The representatives of HEIs from Germany, Spain, China, Poland and Lithuania were present at this event. The event’s program included presentations of each HEI and discussions of possible cooperation, including cooperation within the Erasmus+ program.
Teaching for students of the University Paris-Est Créteil (UPEC) in English language was one of the conditions of participation in the International week’s program. T. Dupliak held lectures on the topic «Trends in tourism». Theoretical background and historical aspects of tourism development were considered, the trends of international tourism development were analyzed, social and economical impact of international tourism was estimated. Special focus was made on comparative analysis of indicators of international tourism development in Ukraine and in France.
Within the frameworks of the visit to the University Paris-Est Créteil the meetings with the representative of the international department Carole Torriero and Erasmus coordinator Ana Megrelishvili were held. During the meetings the issues concerning realization of the Erasmus+ project were discussed. Also the possible directions of cooperation besides the Erasmus+ project concerning the realization of student exchange and double degree were defined.